I'm so lucky to be able to go picking up during the shooting season at a couple of local estates. Both myself and the dogs absolutely love it. It keeps me very busy and the dogs very fit. The following are pictures of some of the lads on Beaters Day at Gelston Castle Estate Shoot.
This part of the country must certainly boast some of the most beautiful scenery in Scotland
Eagerly waiting the start of the drive
Hardy Carruthers, a true gentleman and disguising his nearly 90 years
The view across the bay towards Auchencairn
Stuart...The Head Keeper
When a man's gotta go!!!
Malcolm with his dog doing a bit of spotting for him
Young Scott Carson who shot brilliantly
A wonderful, hard working dedicated little dog
Spot the pheasant!!